Talent runs deep on 2013 roster
Utes have firepower on offense, defense
Utes will hold 15 practices, spring game is Apr. 21
UTAH: One of three players who could start at nose tackle, he will spend a lot of time on the field.
2012-Played in three games ... two tackles.
2011-Played in 10 games ... six total tackles.
2010-Participated on the scout teams.
HIGH SCHOOL: All-state ... Dallas Morning News and Star Telegram Super Defense ... district Player of the Year ... first-team all-district two years ... Trinity High (Texas) team captain ... 83 tackles, 10 TFL, 12 sacks and seven forced fumbles as a senior in 2008 ... 78 tackles, five TFL, seven sacks and three forced fumbles in 2007 ... Trinity was the 2007 conference champion.
PERSONAL:Son of Lomanipau and Seini Tuipulotu ... one of 10 children (four brothers and five sisters) ... enjoys playing rugby and volleyball ... sociology major ... full name is Siosaia Lauti Tuipulotu (pronounced Too-ee-poo-lo-too) ... born Aug. 3, 1990 in American Samoa.